Gwen May remembers working the Swan's Island telephone switchboard in the 1960s

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Gwen May (Staples) worked as a part time telephone operator when she was a teenager. These are stories she shares about her telephone operator experiences in the 1960s.

This interview was created and produced by Meghan Vigeant in 2010.

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  • Title: Gwen May remembers working the Swan's Island telephone switchboard in the 1960s
  • Creator: May, Gwen Staples
  • Creation Date: circa 1960
  • Subject Date: circa 1960
  • Local Name: Atlantic
  • Town: Swans Island
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Mp3
  • Collection: Islanders at Work
  • Object Type: Sound Recording

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Swan's Island Educational Society
c/o Swan's Island Historical Society, POB 86, Swan's Island, ME 04685
(207) 526-4279
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